Safeway East could benefit from proximity to Acme, but when?

Safeway East could benefit from proximity to Acme, but when?

“To me, it would be interesting for Acme, Shaw’s and Safeway to sit down together, and figure out how to network the supply chain for that entire area.” — RICHARD KOCHERSPERGER, independent consultant

Just an hour west of Philadelphia stands one of the largest, most advanced grocery warehouses in the U.S., used by Supervalu to supply the Albertsons-owned Acme chain.

The distribution facility in Denver, Pa. — described as measuring between 1.4 million and 1.7 million square feet — features a highly automated system that runs algorithms based on the layouts of e

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